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Author Herring, Hayim.

Title Tomorrow's synagogue today : creating vibrant centers of Jewish life / Hayim Herring ; [foreword by Terry Bookman]
Published Herndon, Va. : The Alban Institute, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 132 pages)
Contents The changing context of American synagogue life -- Exploring a twenty-first-century synagogue -- The case for collaboration -- Remixing the rabbinate -- Pathways to synagogues of the future -- You have the wisdom to find the way
Summary In the past decade many intelligent people who care deeply about synagogues have written about them. So how is this book different from all other books? Many books take the overall mission of the synagogue as a given, and the recommendations around structure are really about incremental change. Tomorrow's Synagogue Today stimulates the reader to unleash the power of synagogues to exponentially influence people's Jewish lives. Herring offers creative scenarios to stretch the imagination about how more synagogues could become vib
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-132)
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Subject Judaism -- 21st century.
Judaism -- United States.
Leadership -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Rabbis -- Office.
Spiritual life -- Judaism.
Synagogues -- United States -- Organization and administration
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1566996805 (electronic bk.)
9781566996808 (electronic bk.)